Monthly Archives: August 2016

September Offerings – Part I: Something to Delight Both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of II: David Kassan David Kassan earned a B.F.A. from the Syracuse University College of Visual and Performing Arts in 1000. Below – “Two Survivors of the Holocaust: Roslyn and Bella”; “Jace”; “Audrey”; “Elsa Ross, … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXXI: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of II: Susan Goldsmith Susan Goldstein earned a BFA and an MFA in Painting and Drawing from the California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland. Below – “Splendor”; “73 Lotuses”; “Beach Notations”; “Rosie’s Dream (Triptych)”; … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXX: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of IV: Don Gale Don Gale earned both a B.F.A. and an M.F.A. in Sculpture and Drawing from the Otis Art Institute, Los Angeles. Below – “Reflections With Ammonite”; “9 Positions” (detail); “Winged Victory (Crescent … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXIX: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of III: Max Ferguson Max Ferguson (born 1959) earned a B.S. degree from New York University. Below – “Violin Repair Shop”; “24 Hour Self-Portrait”; “Time”; “Shoe Repair Shop”; “Fish Vendor”; “Katz.” “With my somewhat vague … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXVIII: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of IV: Susan Wiggin Artist Statement: “Our home sits on the eastern edge of a bowl perched upon the side of a mountain. On a clear day you can see nearly a hundred miles. The … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXVII: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of IV: Ann Thiffault Artist Statement: “I attempt to paint my feelings. Although I am conscious of composition, perspective and values, those things are secondary to creating a painting that speaks to me, and hopefully, … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXVI: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of III: Tom Steinmann Artist Statement: “I began painting at the age of seven after discovering my aunt’s set of oil paints in the basement of my parents’ home in St. Louis. From that point … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXV: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of IV: Elliot Orr In the words of one writer, “Elliot Orr was born in Flushing, New York in 1904. He studied at Grand Central Art School with Charles Hawthorne and moved to Provincetown, Massachusetts … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXIV: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of III: John Hare In the words of one writer, “John Hare (1909 – 1978) Coastal New England Painter of portraits, landscapes and marine scenes. Considered the ‘Dean’ of Cape Cod artists. Masterful in both … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXIII: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of III: Carolyn Evans In the words of one writer, “A highly imaginative artist, Ms. Evans draws upon her early love affair with nature to produce imaginary landscapes midway between realism and abstraction. She takes … Continue reading

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